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Thomas O Blank PhD

TitleProfessor
InstitutionUniversity of Connecticut
DepartmentHuman Development and Family Studies
AddressUNIT 2058
Family Studies Building, UNIT 2058
348 Mansfield Road
Phone860-486-3819
Fax860-486-3452
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    InstitutionUniversity of Connecticut
    DepartmentCenter for Health, Intervention, and Prevention


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    1. Park CL, Wortmann JH, Hale AE, Cho D, Blank TO. Assessing quality of life in young adult cancer survivors: development of the Survivorship-Related Quality of Life scale. Qual Life Res. 2014 Oct; 23(8):2213-24. PMID: 24729054.
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    2. Popp JM, Robinson JL, Britner PA, Blank TO. Parent adaptation and family functioning in relation to narratives of children with chronic illness. J Pediatr Nurs. 2014 Jan-Feb; 29(1):58-64. PMID: 23973569.
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    3. Cho D, Park CL, Blank TO. Emotional approach coping: gender differences on psychological adjustment in young to middle-aged cancer survivors. Psychol Health. 2013; 28(8):874-94. PMID: 23391312.
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    4. Park CL, Cho D, Blank TO, Wortmann JH. Cognitive and emotional aspects of fear of recurrence: predictors and relations with adjustment in young to middle-aged cancer survivors. Psychooncology. 2013 Jul; 22(7):1630-8. PMID: 23060271.
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    5. Schmidt SD, Blank TO, Bellizzi KM, Park CL. The relationship of coping strategies, social support, and attachment style with posttraumatic growth in cancer survivors. J Health Psychol. 2012 Oct; 17(7):1033-40. PMID: 22253327.
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    6. Park CL, Blank TO. Associations of positive and negative life changes with well-being in young and middle-aged adult cancer survivors. Psychol Health. 2012; 27(4):412-29. PMID: 21732906.
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    7. Park CL, Bharadwaj AK, Blank TO. Illness centrality, disclosure, and well-being in younger and middle-aged adult cancer survivors. Br J Health Psychol. 2011 Nov; 16(4):880-9. PMID: 21988070.
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    8. Park CL, Chmielewski J, Blank TO. Post-traumatic growth: finding positive meaning in cancer survivorship moderates the impact of intrusive thoughts on adjustment in younger adults. Psychooncology. 2010 Nov; 19(11):1139-47. PMID: 20027602.
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    9. Park CL, Edmondson D, Hale-Smith A, Blank TO. Religiousness/spirituality and health behaviors in younger adult cancer survivors: does faith promote a healthier lifestyle? J Behav Med. 2009 Dec; 32(6):582-91. PMID: 19639404.
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    10. Park CL, Zlateva I, Blank TO. Self-identity after cancer: "survivor", "victim", "patient", and "person with cancer". J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Nov; 24 Suppl 2:S430-5. PMID: 19838845; PMCID: PMC2763169.
    11. Blank TO. Cancer from both sides now: combining personal and research perspectives on survivorship. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Nov; 24 Suppl 2:S425-8. PMID: 19838843; PMCID: PMC2763151.
    12. Yanez B, Edmondson D, Stanton AL, Park CL, Kwan L, Ganz PA, Blank TO. Facets of spirituality as predictors of adjustment to cancer: relative contributions of having faith and finding meaning. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2009 Aug; 77(4):730-41. PMID: 19634965; PMCID: PMC2825181.
    13. Trask PC, Blank TO, Jacobsen PB. Future perspectives on the treatment issues associated with cancer and aging. Cancer. 2008 Dec 15; 113(12 Suppl):3512-8. PMID: 19058146.
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    14. Park CL, Edmondson D, Fenster JR, Blank TO. Positive and negative health behavior changes in cancer survivors: a stress and coping perspective. J Health Psychol. 2008 Nov; 13(8):1198-206. PMID: 18987093.
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    15. Park CL, Edmondson D, Fenster JR, Blank TO. Meaning making and psychological adjustment following cancer: the mediating roles of growth, life meaning, and restored just-world beliefs. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2008 Oct; 76(5):863-75. PMID: 18837603.
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    16. Blank TO, Bellizzi KM. A gerontologic perspective on cancer and aging. Cancer. 2008 Jun 1; 112(11 Suppl):2569-76. PMID: 18428204.
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    17. Edmondson D, Park CL, Blank TO, Fenster JR, Mills MA. Deconstructing spiritual well-being: existential well-being and HRQOL in cancer survivors. Psychooncology. 2008 Feb; 17(2):161-9. PMID: 17506077.
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    18. Bellizzi KM, Blank TO. Cancer-related identity and positive affect in survivors of prostate cancer. J Cancer Surviv. 2007 Mar; 1(1):44-8. PMID: 18648944.
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    19. Blank T, Graves K, Sepucha K, Llewellyn-Thomas H. Understanding treatment decision making: contexts, commonalities, complexities, and challenges. Ann Behav Med. 2006 Dec; 32(3):211-7. PMID: 17107293.
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    20. Bellizzi KM, Blank TO, Oakes CE. Social comparison processes in autobiographies of adult cancer survivors. J Health Psychol. 2006 Sep; 11(5):777-86. PMID: 16908472.
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    21. Blank TO, Bellizzi KM. After prostate cancer: predictors of well-being among long-term prostate cancer survivors. Cancer. 2006 May 15; 106(10):2128-35. PMID: 16607648.
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    22. Bellizzi KM, Blank TO. Predicting posttraumatic growth in breast cancer survivors. Health Psychol. 2006 Jan; 25(1):47-56. PMID: 16448297.
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    23. Blank TO. Gay men and prostate cancer: invisible diversity. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Apr 20; 23(12):2593-6. PMID: 15837977.
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    24. Blank TO, Levesque MJ. Constructing success and failure: age differences in perceptions and explanations of success and failure. Int J Aging Hum Dev. 1993; 37(2):105-18. PMID: 8406969.
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    25. Blank TO. Social psychology, contexts of aging, and a contextual world view. Int J Aging Hum Dev. 1989; 29(3):225-39. PMID: 2634031.
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    26. Blank TO. The incomplete social psychology of aging: a psychologist's perspective. Int J Aging Hum Dev. 1981-1982; 14(4):307-18. PMID: 7345038.
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